If I Take a Friday as Annual Leave Will Saturday and Sunday Also Be Included in the Annual Leave?


Hi, I have a question regarding annual leave in the UAE. I read that it is based on Calendar Days and not working days. what does this mean? If I take a Friday as annual leave will Saturday and Sunday also be included in the annual leave?


As per the UAE labor law, an employee is entitled to 30 days of leave upon completion of one year of service, and 2 days per month if the service is less than one year and more than 6 months. In calculating the duration of the annual leave, the holidays are included if they fall within the annual leave period unless the company policy or employment agreement states otherwise.

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